The logo for the official St. Louis Podcast.



As a curious and outgoing person, Garrett Atkins has always enjoyed talking to people about the things they’re passionate about. While growing up and building his career in St. Louis, Garrett has discovered all kinds of interesting people with diverse points of view and a wealth of knowledge about all sorts of subjects.

Garrett himself listened to interesting podcasts all the time, so the idea behind The Official St. Louis Podcast came about naturally. With so many interesting people and places in and around his hometown, why not make the perfect podcast to highlight them on the virtual airwaves?

Since Garrett owns Half Coast Studios, he already had a perfect location to produce audio and video podcasts. He enlisted the help of his friends and co-workers, and began working on a podcast to show love to the city.

Garrett Atkins hosting The Official St. Louis Podcast.


St. Louis is a vibrant city full of movers and shakers, innovators, and hidden gems. It seems like every time you turn around there’s a new great restaurant, innovative tech company, or amazing piece of artwork. The Official St. Louis Podcast is a love letter to the city, highlighting the people and places that make it a uniquely incredible place to live.

The St. Louis Podcast interviews some of the people behind St. Louis’ best businesses, attractions, and culture, offering listeners an insider’s view into entrepreneurship in real-time. As the host of The Official St. Louis Podcast, Garrett brings his own unique insight into each episode. It’s the best way to find out what’s happening in the Gateway to the West before embarking on your own adventure.

A look inside Busch Stadium during a Cardinals game.


From Wentzville to Belleville, the St. Louis metro area has thousands of unique attractions that are ready to be explored. Even residents who have spent their entire lives in St. Louis are constantly discovering new places to go and new things to be amazed by. The Official St. Louis Podcast is a fantastic way to learn about the great locations that are new, upcoming, or simply easy to miss.

Along with interviewing the great people behind these locations, The Official St. Louis Podcast serves as an audio tour guide for the city, helping listeners find the great places they’ll love to recommend to their friends. From fantastic restaurants to shopping centers, sculpture parks, and skateboard parks, The Official St. Louis Podcast will highlight the latest and greatest of St. Louis’ amazing spaces.


Sitting down with some of St. Louis’ most influential entrepreneurs, artists, athletes, and icons is an opportunity not many people are able to get. The Official St. Louis Podcast brings these interviews to your favorite podcast app, letting you into the mindset, processes, and goals of our notable neighbors.

You’ll hear from local business owners bringing their wildly creative ideas to market, a valuable tool for any entrepreneur looking to disrupt a stagnant industry. As Garrett talks business with these leaders, you’ll learn about their perspectives and strategies, see what worked and what didn’t, and learn what they might change in the future. The Official St. Louis Podcast is available anywhere you listen to podcasts including Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcast, Amazon Music, and many more.

To learn more about the podcast or to recommend a subject for the show, check out The Official St. Louis Podcast website today.